Developed by Minh "Gooseman" Le and Jess "Cliffe" Cliffe as a Half-Life mod, Counter-Strike IP was bought by Valve, who transformed it into a global powerhouse and a rock-solid standard by which all shooters are eventually measured.
Fnatic and Furia set new world record for CS:GO on DreamHack Masters Malmo
During DreamHack Masters, Fnatic have defeated Furia 34-32 on Overpass map to set to the world record in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for the longest played map between tier-one teams.
Mousesports sweep away Evil Geniuses from Dreamhack Malmo Masters
Mousesports have eliminated Evil Geniuses at Dreamhack Malmo Masters today. The ESL One New York champions go home without a single map win as frozen and woxic dominate.
ESL and Dreamhack launch Counter-Strike: GO ESL Pro Tour
ESL and Dreamhack have announced the world's biggest and most lucrative Counter-Strike: Global Offensive circuit so far - the new ESL Pro Tour. The circuit will span all the continents and comes with a prize pool exceeding $5 million.
Valve tweaking Counter-Strike: Global Offensive loot boxes in France
Valve recently revealed that they'll be tweaking Counter-Strike: Global Offensive loot box mechanics in France. They will be introducing the X-ray scanner, or in other words, players will get to see items hidden in any container.
Counter-Strike turns 20, Valve celebrate with retro Dust II
Since its inception in 1999 Counter-Strike has become almost synonymous with first-person shooters, especially those of the competitive variety. To celebrate its 20th birthday, Valve have made the classic Dust II available in CS:GO.
CS:GO records more than 20 million players in December
CS:GO went free to play and added a new battle royale mode recently, which led to a record-breaking 20 million player-count in December. These numbers are the highest ever recorded and more than double when compared to November's numbers.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has a Portal Easter egg
Players who gave Counter-Strike: Global Offensive's new battle royale mode a try have come across a strange broadcast message that got many players expecting a new Portal announcement, although Valve insist that it's just a bit of fun.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive getting review-bombed on Steam
The decision to make Counter-Strike: Global Offensive free to play doesn't seem to be sitting well with the game's existing playerbase, who have been review-bombing the game's Steam page with more than 22,000 negative reviews since.
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive goes f2p and gets battle royale
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has officially sailed into free to play waters and not only that - Valve and Hidden Path Entertainment's game also got a battle royale component called Danger Zone, which offers solo, duo and three-man play.
CS:GO pro team disqualified after one member was caught hacking
Team OpTic India has been disqualified from a LAN event, eXTREMELAND ZOWIE Asia, held in Shanghai, due to one of their players using hacks. Nikhil “forsaken” Kumawat first cheated and then attempted to delete the evidence of doing so.
Genshin Impact leak has revealed new Diluc skin animations11
Genshin Impact leak has revealed new Diluc skin animations
A new Genshin Impact leak has revealed the in-game effects for the new Diluc skin. The new costume is expected to arrive in the upcoming genshin Impact update 2.8.
Steam Summer Sale 2022 all clues and solutions for Clorthax Quest11
Steam Summer Sale 2022 all clues and solutions for Clorthax Quest
If you're looking to enrich your chat capabilities on Steam, you've come to the right place as Clorthax Quest walkthrough will net you a bunch of new emotes and an animated profile picture.
Rainbow Six Year 7 Season 2 - New Operator, release date, maps and more11
Rainbow Six Year 7 Season 2 - New Operator, release date, maps and more
Here is everything you need to know about Rainbow Six Siege's Year 7 Season 2, which arrives on June 7.
Escape from Tarkov: Where to find bosses on Customs11
Escape from Tarkov: Where to find bosses on Customs
As all the bosses are currently on Customs, here are the locations where you can find them.
New Genshin Impact leak reveals more information about Sumeru map11
New Genshin Impact leak reveals more information about Sumeru map
A brand new Genshin Impact leak has revealed additional information about the upcoming region, the mysterious land of Sumeru. The new region is expected to arrive around update 3.0.
Genshin Impact leak reveals Tighnari's splash art11
Genshin Impact leak reveals Tighnari's splash art
A new Genshin Impact leak reveals the appearance for one of the upcoming characters, the new five-star Dendro user Tighnari. He is expected to arrive with Version 3.0.
Full list of announced PlayStation VR 2 games11
Full list of announced PlayStation VR 2 games
Here is the full list of every announced PSVR 2 game so far including Horizon: Call of the Mountain, Resident Evil Village and more.
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 pre-order date and editions explained11
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 pre-order date and editions explained
Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 pre-orders will open on June 8, 2022, for Standard Edition, Cross-Gen bundle and Vault Edition.
How to save Trever in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous11
How to save Trever in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous
Trever Vaenic is an enigma that is mentioned in Act 2 but the culmination doesn't happen until Act 4. However, you will need to be careful at all times not to pick wrong choices if you want to save him.
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location11
Pathfinder: WotR - Core of the Riddle solution and slab location
Core of the Riddle is another puzzle in the chain for the Heart of Mystery and here is all you need to know to continue adventuring in Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous.